chuig

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Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ag (colloquial; Galway)

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from chuige, from Old Irish cuci, the third-person singular masculine of co (toward) (modern go).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

chuig (plus dative, triggers no mutation)

  1. to; towards
  2. (with certain adjectives) at, for

Inflection[edit]

  • Note: The personal forms of chuig also serve as the personal forms of chun. In Galway, many personal forms of ag take over the role of the personal forms of chuig/chun.

Further reading[edit]